1. Four-Play: Jennifer Hudson, Nina Sky, K'Naan, & Waka Flocka Flame

    March 01, 2012 12:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Nina Sky flip the switch, Jennifer Hudson empowers women in the work room, Waka Flocka tells a story of a lost love (oh yes!), and K'NAAN champions community. Check out four virals that deserve extra playtime starring Nina Sky, K'NAAN, Jen ...

  2. House Band: Martha's Trouble Makes Itself at (Fans') Home(s)

    November 01, 2011 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 How does an indie folk band expand its fanbase in 2011? Catchy hooks, hard work and a unique tour. Plus, a little help from Starship. An A&T commercial on TV of late finds a less-than-enthusiastic contest winner scoring "an entire day with ...

  3. Exclusive: 'The Muppets' Soundtrack Song List

    October 10, 2011 2:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bret McKenzie of Flight of the Conchords has four original songs in the Disney film "The Muppets," which features special appearances by Feist , Joanna Newsom and Nathan Pacheco. Walt Disney Records will release the soundtrack Nov. 21. McK ...

  4. Martha Wainwright / July 23, 2008 / New York (Highline Ballroom)

    July 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Martha Wainwright's voice and an unexpected Wainwright family singalong drove this NYC performance. With only her acoustic guitar, Wainwright began her set at New York's Highline Ballroom on Wednesday (July 23) with “I Wish I Were,” a simp ...

  5. Dream Boogie: The Triumph Of Sam Cooke

    October 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 part two We was in church every time that church door was open. That was a must, no ifs, ands, or buts about it. Saturday night Mama would cook our dinner. Then we'd all get up about 6:30 Sunday morning, 'cause everyone had to take their b ...

  6. Carly To Tape Ocean Voyage Special

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Carly Simon's upcoming performances on board Cunard's Queen Mary 2 will be recorded for a PBS special and DVD release. The singer songwriter is scheduled to entertain passengers sailing Sept. 2-8 from Carly Simon's upcoming performanc ...

  7. Stones, Queen Among U.K. Hall Of Famers

    November 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, Michael Jackson and Robbie Williams have been chosen by fans to be inducted into the U.K. Music Hall of Fame at the inaugural ceremony last night (Nov. 11) at Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, Michae ...

  8. CHART BEAT CHAT

    September 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses the Supremes, Usher, Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart and Laura Branigan with readers. WHERE DID THE TIME GO? Hi Fred, My name is Fernando. I am 24 years old from Ecuador and my favorite group in the world is the Supr ...

  9. Bjork, Tiesto Help Ring in Olympics

    August 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A tiny Icelandic singer wearing an ocean of a dress and a Dutch DJ with music flowing from his fingertips helped bring the 2004 Olympic Games to a wet and wild start. A tiny Icelandic singer wearing an ocean of a dress and a Dutch DJ with music flow ...

  10. Scott Weiland Arrested For Drugs

    May 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland has been released on $10,000 bail, following an arrest yesterday (May 18) in Burbank, Calif., for investigation of drug possession. Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland has been released on $10,000 bail, ...

  11. Paul McCartney Married In Ireland

    June 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Despite weeks of intense media attention, former Beatle Paul McCartney and model Heather Mills managed to get married in private on the grounds of a remote castle in Glaslough, Ireland. As noisy helic Despite weeks of intense media attention, former ...

  12. Nude Portraits Of Madonna Unveiled

    April 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Splashed in lurid colors across a series of huge canvasses, new images of Madonna were unveiled to the world today (April 10) -- one showing the pop diva squatting naked in a graveyard and another spr Splashed in lurid colors across a series of huge ...

  13. Unreleased Tracks Bolster Noise Pop Compilation

    February 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 San Francisco's Noise Pop festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a two-disc, 43-track compilation due March 11 from Amazing Grease Records. The set, titled "Ten Years Of Noise Pop," will in San Francisco's Noise Pop fe ...

  14. No Fear Here

    January 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Susaye Greene appeared on the Supremes' last two albums, the dancefloor-speckled High Energy and Mary, Scherrie and Susaye, the latter of which spun off the anthemic top 30 hit, "I'm Gonna Let My Hear Susaye Greene appeared on the Sup ...

  15. Weiland Pleads Guilty To Domestic Battery Charge

    December 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Stone Temple Pilots lead singer Scott Weiland pleaded guilty yesterday (Dec. 19) in Las Vegas to domestic battery after fighting with his wife last month at the Hard Rock hotel. The 38-year-old's case Stone Temple Pilots lead singer Scott Weila ...

  16. McCartney Makes Poetic Debut In Liverpool

    March 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In an intimate theater near his childhood home in Liverpool, England, Paul McCartney did something yesterday (March 21) he had never done before -- he gave a public reading of his poetry. In an intimate theater near his childhood home in Liverpool, ...

  17. Paul McCartney On His Not-So-Silly Love Songs

    March 16, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Now seems an apt moment once again to listen to what the man said. In an era marked by cynicism and rife with pop music that melds misogyny and other bigotries with seductive beats, it's instructive t Now seems an apt moment once again to liste ...

  18. McCartney Spreads His Wings With New Releases#

    March 09, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sir Paul McCartney has revealed exclusively to Billboard details of several upcoming projects. The former Beatles and Wings star is working on a new solo album for MPL/Capitol, which he is producing w Sir Paul McCartney has revealed exclusively to B ...